Like a velvet glove cast in iron

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Fantagraphics, 1993 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 142 pages
116 Reviews
From Eightball, this terrifying and fascinating journey into madness makes Twin Peaks look like Teletubbies.

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The artwork is great. - Goodreads
Clowes' artwork is really pretty. - Goodreads
And of course the artwork is sublime. - Goodreads
I really like the artwork. - Goodreads
I give the artwork alone 4 stars. - Goodreads

Review: Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron

User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

I can't rate this book because I have no idea what I just read. I really like the artwork. I give the artwork alone 4 stars. Read full review

Review: Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron

User Review  - Quan - Goodreads

weird. still trying to wrap my head around it. completely original even if its also puzzling Read full review

About the author (1993)

Daniel Clowes was born in Chicago in 1961. His comic-book series Eightball is in its tenth year, and his work has appeared in Esquire, The New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly, and Newsweek. A feature film based on Ghost World, his second book is currently in production in Hollywood. He lives in Berkeley, California.